Incident Summary:

11/09/2008: On Sunday, the Maharashtra police discovered seven crude bombs in a grass heap at Majargaon village in Jalna district. No group claimed responsibility for the attempted bombing.

GTD ID:
200811090022

When:
2008-11-09

Country:
India

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Maharashtra

City:
Near Jalna

Location Details:
The attempted attack took place in Majargaon village, Jalna, Maharashtra.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Unknown
Name of Entity
Specific Description The target of the attack was unknown.
Nationality of Target India
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Other Explosive Type
Weapon Details
Seven crude explosive devices were used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"United New of India, "Seven Live Bombs Found in Jalna," Lexis Nexis, United News of India, November, 9, 2008."
"South Asia Terrorism Portal, "Seven Crude Bombs Defused in Maharashtra," http://www.satp.org/satporgtp/detailed_news.asp?date1=11/10/2008#1 (November 10, 2008)."